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HWL in exclusive negotiations with Telefónica to potentially acquire O2 UK

Posted by admin 1 day 17 minutes ago News — Press releaseJanuary 23rd 2015. Hutchison Whampoa Limited (HWL), parent company of UK telecom operator Three UK, has announced that it has entered into exclusive negotiations with Telefónica over a period of several weeks for the potential acquisition of Telefónica’s UK subsidiary, O2 UK, for an indicative price in cash of £9.25 billion. Thiswould be paid at closing, and deferred upside interest Read More
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ZeroDesktop launches QualityTime on Play

Posted by admin 7 days ago News — Discover smartphone habits and manage a digital dietPress releaseJanuary 20th 2015. ZeroDesktop launches QualityTime, a self-help Android app that allows users to reduce, monitor and be aware of the amount of time they spend on their smartphones and favourite apps. The app provides a fun, visual, and easy-to-navigate personal log or 'timeline' of their smartphone use. And people even have the opt Read More
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You’re too late to buy a Google Glass

Posted by admin 8 days ago News — Google's AR flagship device too expensiveThe news has sneaked out that Google has decided to kill off its flagship AR [Augmented Reality] device (which are spectacles)  in the shape of Glass. GoMo News attempted to purchase what will inevitably become a collector's item - much like Sir Clive Sinclair's C5, before the deadline but we were obviously too late. You're still invited to join the Google Read More
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More hints 3UK might take over O2

Posted by admin 8 days ago News — Everyone likes UK MNO consolidationA common reason often given for the USA having overtaken the UK in terms of 4G availability is that there were too many MNOs [Mobile Network Operators] for a country as small as Britain to support. Hence, GoMo News believes that the powers-that-be will relish the thought of another merger between two MNOs in Blighty. Canning Fok, who is md with Hutchison Whampoa Read More
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Brit invents waterproof coating for phones

Posted by admin 10 days ago News — We seek handset to test out Splash onHere at GoMo Towers we have just been contacted by our old friends, Reviveaphone. Regular readers will remember this company as the creator of product which fixes phones with water damage - as recommended by us here. The company's 21 year old founder, Oliver Murphy, has secured investment on the British hit TV show, Dragons Den, for his newest invention calle Read More
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Moonpig temporarily halts mobile app purchasing

Posted by admin 19 days ago News — Security flaw revealed by developer Paul PriceThe news broke today [January 6th 2015] that an API flaw with Moonpig's mobile apps (Android & iOS) has exposed details of 3.6 million customers. The revelation came from developer, Paul Price, who claims to have notified the popular online supplier of personalised greetings card as long ago as August 2013. In response, the company has temporarily Read More
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Three says adios to the worry of roaming charges in Spain

Posted by admin 20 days ago News — Three  [3UK]customers will be able to use their phone abroad at no extra cost from two new destinations, Spain and New Zealand from April 1st 2015The two new countries join the 16 destinations where Feel at Home is currently available, including France, USA, Australia and ItalyThe service, called Feel at Home, lets subscribers browse the internet, call and text home, as well as tweet and chat Read More
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Latest plane crash proves authorities searching wrong area

Posted by admin 25 days ago News — Even more conspiracy theories about Flight MH370Another aircraft tragedy has recently struck in Asia with the loss of AirAsia's  Flight  QZ8501 off Borneo. However, the fact that the authorities have swiftly recovered both debris and bodies from this ill-fated aircraft throws further suspicions on the fate of Malaysian Airlines MH370. If debris can be found so quickly for QZ8501, why has none eve Read More
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